Becoming an LPN in Newark

With a population of 227,140, Newark is the largest city in the state of New Jersey and the second-largest city in the New York metropolitan area. Newark’s citizens are served by 128 hospitals, 356 nursing homes, and more than 50 home health agencies. Area hospitals include the Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and the Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation. Among the Newark area’s 356 nursing homes are Broadway House for Continuing Care and New Vista. Home health agencies operating in the area include New Community Home Health Care and Quality Home Sweet Home Care.

Newark area healthcare facilities and providers employ 3,170 licensed practical nurses. The average hourly and annual pay for these nurses is the second highest in the state. Newark LPN's earn an average hourly wage of $24.66 and an average annual salary of $51,290. Only New Jersey LPN's who work in the New Brunswick area earn higher average pay rates than Newark LPN's. New Brunswick’s LPNs earn an average of $24.95 hourly and an average of $51,890 annually. LPN's working in Atlantic City earn an average hourly wage of $21.75 and an average annual salary of $45,240. These are the lowest average pay rates for LPN's in New Jersey.

There are currently four LPN programs operating in the Newark Area. These programs include the program at Essex County Vocational School of Practical Nursing and the Program at Berkeley College, which is the #7 ranked LPN training program in the state.

LPN Programs Near Newark, New Jersey

303 University Ave, Newark, NJ (973) 877-3000

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620 Essex St, Harrison, NJ (201) 434-7878

68 South Harrison Street, East Orange, NJ (973) 673-3900

70 Sip Avenue, Jersey City, NJ (201) 714-7100

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1033 Springfield Avenue, Cranford, NJ (908) 709-7000

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600 Getty Avenue, Clifton, NJ (973) 278-5400

546 US-46, Teterboro, NJ (201) 489-5836

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675 U.S. 1 South, 2nd Floor, Iselin, NJ (732) 548-8798

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120 West Seventh Street, Plainfield, NJ (908) 753-2400

718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ (201) 833-3000

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174 Jefferson Street, Perth Amboy, NJ (732) 826-0155

45 Reinhardt Road, Wayne, NJ (973) 790-6000

240 Bergen Town Ctr, Paramus, NJ (201) 845-6868

50 Cragwood Rd Suite 350, South Plainfield, NJ (908) 222-2833

400 East Main Street, Denville, NJ (973) 627-4600

1 W Blackwell St, Dover, NJ

112 Rues Lane, East Brunswick, NJ (732) 257-3300

4000 Kozloski Road, Freehold, NJ (732) 431-7942

11 History Ln, Jackson, NJ (732) 905-5057

1085 Old Trenton Road, Trenton, NJ (609) 586-2129

695 Woodlane Road, Westampton, NJ (609) 267-4226

308 W. Route 38, Moorestown, NJ (800) 556-4624

3 Executive Campus, Cherry Hill, NJ (888) 904-4768

200 N. Broadway, Camden, NJ (856) 338-1817

5080 Atlantic Avenue, Mays Landing, NJ (609) 625-2249

8025 E Black Horse Pike, Pleasantville, NJ (609) 407-7476

460 Hollywood Avenue, Carney's Point, NJ (856) 299-2100

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3322 College Drive, Vineland , NJ (856) 691-8600

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